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Class Leeds

Class Leeds


Staff Members

Class Teacher - Miss Ward

Teaching support - Mrs Smith


Welcome to year 1! 

Topic for Autumn 2

This term we look forward to learning all about houses and homes!

This term's homework will consist of weekly spellings and a task relevant to the weeks learning.

Jam sandwich robots!

posted 20 Nov 2017, 05:38 by Bethan Ward

We have been making jam sandwiches today as robots. We have then written our instructions in our writing books using conjunctions to extend our sentences. They were really yummy! 

Autumn 2 Week 3

posted 20 Nov 2017, 05:33 by Bethan Ward

Maths: In maths this week we will be finishing off our subtracting topic. We will be subtracting numbers from 20. We will then move on to addition and subtraction facts from 0 - 20. 

English: In writing this week we will be focusing on the story of Goldilocks. We aim to write our big write on Friday which will be to write instructions on  how to make porridge for Goldilocks. We will practice writing instructions through 'making a jam sandwich' and 'how to brush our teeth'. 

Topic: In topic this week we will be investigating old and new Royston. 

Autumn 2 Week 2

posted 10 Nov 2017, 05:24 by Bethan Ward   [ updated 10 Nov 2017, 05:25 ]

Maths: In maths last week we learnt how to spell numbers in words from 10-20. This week we will be looking at more than and less than, as well as comparing and ordering numbers from 10-20. 

Writing: In writing this week we will be focusing on including subordinating conjunctions and understanding how to correctly use them in our writing. At the end of the week we will write a letter to the three little pigs pretending to be the big bad wolf trying to say sorry to them. 

Topic: In topic we are having a walk around our local village Royston. We will be investigating what makes up Royston and what key features it has. We will then look into old and new Royston through the use of photographs. 

Children in need is on Friday! Your child needs to bring in a white t-shirt to get changed into for the disco. If your child's P.E kit is left in school till Friday, then they can use their P.E tshirt. 

Halloween party

posted 27 Oct 2017, 05:56 by Bethan Ward

Class Leeds has a reward system in place where the children will gain pebbles for good behaviours and choices. The children have filled up their pebble jar already! Which means that we had a Halloween party to celebrate all of our good choices and learning behaviours! 

We had lots of fun playing pass the parcel, music statues and dancing! 

Pumpkin fun!

posted 23 Oct 2017, 05:51 by Bethan Ward   [ updated 23 Oct 2017, 05:51 ]

Today Class Leeds have been carving their scary pumpkins in outdoor learning! We had lots of fun using our tools to carve and design our scary faces. We hope we don't scare our adults at home when they come to pick us up! Spoooooookyyyyyyy! 

Autumn 1 Week 8

posted 23 Oct 2017, 00:17 by Bethan Ward

Writing: In writing this week we will be writing acrostic poems! We will be focusing on using conjunctions to extend our sentences and using correct capital letters and full stops. By the end of the week we will be writing acrostic poems on harvest! 

Maths: In maths we will be carrying on learning our number bonds to 10. We will be using songs to help us! 

Class Leeds are looking forward to our harvest festival. See you all there!

Pinocchio paintings!

posted 19 Oct 2017, 08:03 by Bethan Ward

Alongside our story writing of Pinocchio, we have been drawing and painting pictures of Pinocchio. We had lots of fun using lots of different colours! 

Autumn 1 Week 7

posted 17 Oct 2017, 23:50 by Bethan Ward

Writing: This week we are looking at the story book Pinocchio! We will be writing the different sections of the story through a talk for writing approach. We will also be trying to add in the conjunctions; and, or and but into our writing! Look out for our work of the week on our class window! 

Maths: In maths we have moved onto subtraction. We are learning how to subtract using cubes, our fingers and then mentally. 

Topic: We will be using our detective skills to research facts about our topic toys. We will then have an arts and crafts afternoon decorating puppets linked to our story book Pinocchio! 

Autumn 1 Week 6

posted 11 Oct 2017, 00:41 by Bethan Ward

Writing: This week we will be writing repetitive poems! We will be sampling food to write our poems about. We will then focus our BIG WRITE piece on this week's book 'Traction Man'. 

Maths:  In maths this week we have been looking at more than and less than a number. We will then move onto addition. We are becoming super star mathematicians! 

Topic: We have been looking at the planet Earth this week and identifying continents! We will learn a song to help with our learning and then investigate the toys that are traditional in the continents. 

Alien puppets!

posted 5 Oct 2017, 07:59 by Bethan Ward

Today we have created our very own alien puppets. We have identified the shapes, and then decided how we want the shapes to fit on our puppets. We used our sticking and designing skills to make them look extra scary. We had lots of fun!

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